Left Wing Thomas Vanek (#26) and Center Charlie Coyle (#3) of the Minnesota Wild congratulate teammate Left Wing Jason Zucker (#16) after he scored a goal with 46 seconds left

Wild add Bergenheim

With the long term injuries to Jason Zucker, Ryan Carter, and Matt Cooke, the Minnesota Wild needed to fill some shoes for the stretch run. So Tuesday, GM Chuck Fletcher made another splash in the trade market ...
Defenseman Jared Spurgeon (#46) of the Minnesota Wild controls the puck

Wild Look Dominant After Break

It was no secret that the Minnesota Wild were going south, and fast, after their first ten games of the season, and would hit rock bottom just before the All-Star Break. However, GM Chuck Fletcher would shake u...
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Struggling Wild Make Goalie Move

The past month and a half have been a great struggle for the Minnesota Wild. Since December 1st, Minnesota has a record of 5-14-0, including only two wins in their past 14 games played. The team is also current...
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Throwback Thursday: Wild Franchise Awarded

Each week, I will take a look back at some of the biggest moments in Minnesota Wild history and discuss the importance of that event. So since this is the very first one, I will go way back to 1997, when Commis...
Left Wing R.J. Umberger (#18) of the Philadelphia Flyers stands in the crease in between Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) and Defenseman Keith Ballard (#2) of the Minnesota Wild

Is Backstrom Back?

Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) of the Minnesota Wild rolls on his back to stop the puck It would seem after a few injury plagued seasons for Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom, he is now healthy and rea...
Defenseman Jared Spurgeon (#46) goes down to block a shot while Goalie Darcy Kuemper (#35) of the Minnesota Wild holds up his trapper

Youth Movement in Minnesota

Over the past few seasons, Minnesota Wild General Manager, Chuck Fletcher, has acquired many young stars for Minnesota, including Mikael Granlund, Charlie Coyle, Nino Niederreiter, and Darcy Kuemper. It is no s...
Left Wing Thomas Vanek (#26) and Center Charlie Coyle (#3) of the Minnesota Wild congratulate teammate Left Wing Jason Zucker (#16) after he scored a goal with 46 seconds left

Wild Find Ways to Win Without Power Play

It is no secret that the Minnesota Wild are a team with a lot of potential this season, but being in a tight knit Central Division, they will have their word cut out from them if they are going to make it back ...
NHL 2013 - Mar 26 - NYR vs PHI - Left Wing Rick Nash (#61) of the New York Rangers

Rangers Improving on Power Play

When you think about the New York Rangers’ strengths, you think of their speed, their goaltender and their solid back end. You don’t think about their power play. The man-advantage is a sore subject for the ...